The Bible Explored 2: A Short History

Today, all over the world, more and more people are able to read and understand the Holy Scriptures in their mother tongue.

Bible translators of the 16th century gave their lives to give us the Scriptures in English. They would be delighted with the current emphasis on making the Bible available in the common language of the people.

Yet as we read, we do not often think of the amazing story of how the Bible came to us. This booklet offers a brief history of the Old Testament, the New Testament, the first Bibles ever printed, and the development of the English Bible.

Here, you can find an answer to the question: "Which is the best Bible version for people today?" along with an exploration of the important criteria for evaluating the various Bible translations that exist today.